Woo Hoo... The girls waited for daylight savings

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Firefyter-Emt, Nov 3, 2008.

  1. Firefyter-Emt

    Firefyter-Emt Songster

    Well finally my girls decided to get off "chicken welfare" and start to pay rent. I got my first egg today! Now the other girls need to step up to the plate and start laying themselves! [​IMG]
     

  2. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess 10 Years

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    [​IMG] congrats!
     
  3. swtangel321

    swtangel321 ~Crazy Egg Lady~

    Jul 11, 2008
    [​IMG] You go girls !!!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]


    Guess they needed that extra hour !!! CONGRATS !!!!
     
  4. Buckhunter

    Buckhunter Songster

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    yessss !!!!!!! [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     

  5. ginbart

    ginbart Crowing

    Mar 9, 2008
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    [​IMG] [​IMG] Where's the picture, where's the picture? [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  6. sara

    sara Title Needed Here

    Some of my birds need a talking to as well. Apparently they think they can just live off the system and not work [​IMG]
     
  7. hcammack

    hcammack Crowing

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    Some here these hens need to shape up or ship out only one egg yesterday out of 11 hens ! :mad: the most I have gotten this month is 3 I only have three hens laying. Everyone is coming out of the molt though so I should start getting eggs soon the marans and faverolles are starting to show intrest in the nest boxes again and so it the EE ! This is the end of the plain ol' brown eggs days hopefully because thats all I have had for a month is plain brown eggs!

    Henry
     

  8. setter4

    setter4 Songster

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    Congrats!
    I guess no one told my girls that they should be cutting back due to the shorter days because I got 9 eggs from 10 hens today! Our best day so far. [​IMG]
     
  9. Firefyter-Emt

    Firefyter-Emt Songster

    Thanks all... Sorry, no photo. I had to get to work and by the time I got home the kiddos made it into corn muffins! [​IMG]

    We did get one more today, late in the afternoon when my oldest found it, but it was not there this morning. With all hope they keep going! I have removed the wood eggs from the nest box and so far it's two for two in the nest boxes so they like them I guess.
     

  10. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    hey, maybe it was daylight savings! mine started today also!

    what a day! woo hoooooO!
     

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